Lupe takes on cancer in his latest single “Mission”
Lupe Fiasco, who is known for taking strong stances on social topics has released a new track “Mission” an ode to cancer survivors and the fight for a cure.
“Mission is a track to empower those facing cancer, revere cancer survivors and remember those who have passed to due to cancer related illnesses. With an inspiring introduction from various cancer survivors telling their story, anchored by legendary singer/songwriter and cancer survivor Charlie Wilson, “Mission” has Lupe Fiasco expressing stories of the emotional burden of cancer, while also working to uplift those in an effort to help fight the disease. In support of “Mission,” Lupe has joined Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), a grassroots movement to raise funds to accelerate the pace of cancer research, as a celebrity ambassador. Together, Lupe and Stand Up To Cancer are planning various collaborations tied to the track that will be unveiled later this year.”
Buy Lupe Fiasco “Mission” on iTunes. Artwork by Hebru Brantley